Oleg Ventskovsky

Yuzhnoye State Design OfficeDirector, European Representation Moon Market Development Manager, Moon Village Association • Director, European Representation

Dr. Oleg Ventskovsky, Director of the Brussels-based European Representation of the leading Ukrainian space company – State Enterprise “Yuzhnoye Design Office” since 2001. He was formerly a team member at the Mission of Ukraine to the EU in charge of the Science & Technology and Space cooperation among other things.
Graduated from the Kiev Polytechnic Institute in 1983, he then did a PhD and worked a university teacher at the same educational establishment. He also worked a Vice-President for International Relations at the International Science and Technology University, one of the first private universities in Ukraine, before moving to Brussels.
Oleg Ventskovsky is a member of the International Academy of Astronautics, Fellow of the British Interplanetary Society. He is a member of the IAF Space Transportation Committee and Industry Relations Committee. He is also a Promotion Manager at the Moon Village Association – non-governmental organization based in Vienna aiming at the creation of a permanent global informal forum for stakeholders like governments, industry, academia and the public interested in the development of the Moon Village.
Dr. Ventskovsky is an author or co-author of more than 100 articles and brochures in the fields of Space Technologies Development and Commercialisation, Space Policy, Technology Transfer from Space to Non-Space Areas, Modern Theory of Automatic Control, Mathematical Analysis, European Studies, European and International Affairs, Education etc.


International Astronautical Congress 2018

1–5 October 2018

Bremen, Germany


The Global Space Applications Conference 2018

21-23 May 2018

Montevideo, Uruguay